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Before Mace, a Hatpin Was an Unescorted Lady’s Best Defense
Accessories to assault.
October 10, 2017
The Unconventional Life of Mary Walker, the Only Woman to Have Received the U.S. Medal of Honor
Dress reformer, women's rights activist, and all-around pioneer.
September 27, 2017
The Importance of Nancy Holt, the Woman Who Revolutionized Land Art
Overlooked for too long, her work added crucial depth to the movement.
September 26, 2017
The Banned 1910s Magazine That Started a Feminist Movement in Japan
"Bluestockings" was the "Sassy" for young women of Meiji-era Japan.
September 22, 2017
The Women Miners in Pants Who Shocked Victorian Britain
"The article of clothing which women ought only to wear in a figure of speech."
September 21, 2017
Rancho Cañada de los Coches
The smallest Mexican land grant in California was given, and then taken from, a 19th-century teacher and nurse.
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Evelyn Y. Davis's Gravestone
A memorial to a still-living shareholder activist feared by CEOs around the United States.
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The Italian Bride
Julia Buccola Petta's body was peculiarly well-preserved when it was exhumed six years after her death.
Added by timstafford78
The medieval institution is home to the precious treasure stolen in World War II in one of the greatest art thefts of the 20th century.
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Found: Evidence That a Lavish Burial Honored a Viking Warrior Woman
Turns out they weren't just myths.
September 08, 2017
Tatyana Markus Memorial
A tribute to a Ukrainian heroine who went undercover and killed several Nazi operatives.
Added by Michael Inscoe
Nahouri, Burkina Faso
Cour Royale de Tiébélé
In this African village, the walls of the chief's compound are painted with beautiful traditional designs.
Added by Erin Everywhere
Woman's Christian Temperance Union Fountain
A remnant of the 19th-century dream to discourage people from drinking booze by offering them water.
Added by kensears37
National WASP WWII Museum
A tribute to the little-known group of women who were the first ever to fly aircraft in the U.S. military.
Added by ricklopez82
No one knows the meaning behind this giant sculpture of a nude woman with a fork riding a rooster in Havana.
Added by Kerry Wolfe
Everything You've Heard About Chastity Belts Is a Lie
Including their very existence.
July 12, 2017
Susanna Dickinson Museum
A tribute to the "toughest woman on the Texas frontier," who survived a famous battle and five husbands.
Added by ellenbwright
Site of Sojourner Truth's 'Ain't I A Woman' Speech
But did the famous feminist and abolitionist ever really say those iconic four words?
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